Stephen Rooke


Stephen Rooke was born in Newport, Gwent, and studied at the Royal Northern College of Music.

Previously for Longborough: Froh/Das Rheingold (2013)

Recent engagements: Ferrando/Così fan tutte, Pilade/Ermione, Chaplitsky/Pique Dame (Glyndebourne); Jenik/The Makropulos Case (Glyndebourne Tour, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York); St Brioche/The Merry Widow (Royal Opera); Forsyth, Captain Fonnegra in the world premiere of David Horne’s Friend of the People (Scottish Opera); Count Elemer/Arabella (Opera North); Tom Rakewell/The Rake's Progress (English Touring Opera); Emilio/Partenope (Early Music Company, Buxton and Covent Garden Festivals); Fenton/Falstaff, Macduff/Macbeth (The City of Birmingham Touring Opera); Florestan/Fidelio (Opera Theatre Company); Števa/Jenůfa, Moser/Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Dancing Master/Ariadne auf Naxos, Tichon/Katya Kabanová (WNO); The Witch/Hänsel und Gretel (Glyndebourne on Tour); Bajazet/Tamerlano (Opera By Definition); and Melot/Tristan and Isolde (ENO)